In 2014, the ANS Executive Council approved the creation of a Young Members Group, tasked with addressing the interests and needs of neurotologists in the early portion of their careers.  Eligible members include current ANS members, Neurotology Fellow or Trainee member within 8 years of graduation from fellowship (based on the criteria used by the Young Physicians Section of the AAO-HNS) and those currently in fellowship. 

6th Annual Young ANS Social Event
Cocktails, New Orleans Food, and Entertainment

Moderator: Dr. Jeff Sharon
Theme: "Wait, Wait… Don’t Tell Me"
Location: Tomas Bistro
6:00-8:00 P.M.

Address: 755 Tchoupitoulas St., New Orleans, LA 70130

This ANS Young members event will follow the “Super Saturday” ANS program  on September 14th. The venue is a 10-minute walk from the Hilton Riverside Hotel. Eligible members include all ANS Trainee members, otolaryngology residents, neurotology fellows, and ANS Associates and Fellows within 8 years of graduation from fellowship (policy based on criteria from the Young Physicians Section of the AAO-HNS). We hope that you can join us for the cocktails, camaraderie and our panel discussion. Please contact Co-Chairs Dr. Cameron Wick, [email protected] or Dr. Beth McNulty, [email protected] for additional details.

REMINDER! Click here to register through the Evite if you would like to attend. This helps to ensure that we have enough food and drinks for everyone, although walk-ins will be welcome. Please contact Co-Chairs Dr. Cameron Wick, [email protected] or Dr. Beth McNulty, [email protected] for additional details or if you did not receive the Evite. 

 ANS Trainee Members- The match cycle has been set up for the 2019/2020 Neurotology fellowship match.

Timetable: 2019 Neurotology Fellowship Match For 2020 Positions
January 28, 2019
  • Applicant registration begins.
  • Please note that although registration is open up until the rank list deadline, applicants are encouraged to register as early as possible to allow time for application and interviews.
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 
12:00 PM PST
Match Deadline
  • ALL rank lists must be submitted by 12:00 PM (noon) PST. After the deadline rank list choices will be locked and no changes can be made.
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Match Results
  • Match results are made available to programs and applicants. Log in to your SF Match account to view match results.
Thursday, October 24, 2019
  • Any vacancies which remain after the match will be announced on the Immediate Vacancies page. Contact programs to inquire about vacant positions. Programs are responsible for contacting the SF Match to remove a vacancy once filled.
July 2020
  • Neurotology Fellowship training begins.


Dina Wong, Project Manager
SF Match
655 Beach Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
Main: 415-447-0350
Direct: 415-447-0355
Help desk: [email protected]
Direct email: [email protected]

Trainee Membership

The ANS Trainee membership category was created in 2004 by the ANS Executive Council with hopes that all Neurotology Fellows, Otolaryngology-HNS Residents, and Post Doctorate Researchers would apply for ANS entry-level membership as a full member at the close of his or her training. Trainee membership will co-terminate with the residency/training program at which time the Trainee member will be notified to apply for membership.

The following qualifications are required for Trainee Membership in the American Neurotology Society.

1. The candidate shall have earned a Medical Degree of MD, DO, PhD, or the equivalent.

2. In training in a field of study related to the field of Neurotology (Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Residency, Neurotology Fellowship or post doctoral research position).

3. Special interest in the field of Neurotology

4. Highest ethical and moral standards

5. Letter from Department Chair and/or Fellowship/Program Director validating your good standing as a Trainee including the duration of the program and expected date of completion. (letter must be uploaded with your application)

Trainee member applications are accepted year-around. Click here to download application instructions 
To complete the online application, click here

Please contact the Ashley Eikenberry with any questions. 

Email: [email protected]

Otology & Neurotology Cochrane Scholarships have been awarded to: 

Matthew L. Bush, MD, PhD

Theodore McRackan, MD

David M. Kaylie, MD

Cameron Wick, MD

For information regarding available Cochrane Courses and writing Cochrane reviews, please see the following links: 

Cochrane Training 
How to Write a Cochrane Review